PhD in Business and Management Studies

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Course Objectives

The PhD in Business Management program aims to cultivate advanced scholars and researchers in the field of business management. Through rigorous coursework and independent research, students will develop expertise in theory, methodology, and critical thinking, ultimately contributing to the advancement of knowledge in business management.

Our Approach

Our PhD in Business Management program adopts a multidisciplinary approach, fostering critical thinking, creativity, and innovation. Students engage in cutting-edge research, collaborate with renowned faculty, and gain practical insights into real-world business challenges. Our goal is to produce visionary leaders who drive positive change in global business environments.

Our Mission

Our mission in the PhD in Business Management program is to empower scholars to push the boundaries of knowledge in the business field. We foster intellectual curiosity, rigorous research, and ethical leadership, preparing graduates to excel as academics, industry leaders, and agents of positive change in the business world.


Are you ready to take your passion for business and management to the next level? Our PhD program in Business & Management Studies is designed to empower you with advanced knowledge and research skills, preparing you to become a leader in the world of business, academia, or consultancy. This rigorous and intellectually stimulating program is your gateway to making a significant impact in the field of business and management.


Program Overview:

PhD in Business & Management Studies is a comprehensive and highly respected program that offers a deep dive into various aspects of business and management. Whether your interests lie in entrepreneurship, strategy, marketing, finance, or any other subfield, our program provides the flexibility and resources to tailor your research to your specific area of expertise.


Key Features:

  • Cutting-edge Research: Join a dynamic community of scholars and engage in cutting-edge research that addresses real-world business challenges. Collaborate with faculty members who are experts in their respective fields.
  • Interdisciplinary Approach: Benefit from an interdisciplinary approach that encourages you to draw from various fields to solve complex business problems.
  • Expert Mentorship: Receive dedicated mentorship from faculty members who will guide you through your research journey, helping you develop your research skills and expertise.
  • Flexi-schedule: After completion of cross-cutting courses in first year; you may have a flex-schedule of research and discussion with your supervisor/co-supervisor.
  • Research Opportunities: Access to extensive research resources, including libraries, databases, and state-of-the-art facilities to support your research endeavors.
  • Global Perspective: Explore global business challenges and opportunities, gaining a deep understanding of international markets and strategies.
  • Networking: Build valuable connections within our diverse and vibrant academic community, as well as with industry professionals through conferences and seminars.


Career Opportunities:

 Upon completion of your PhD in Business & Management Studies, you will be equipped with the skills and knowledge to excel in a variety of career paths, including:

  • Academia: Pursue a career in academia as a professor, lecturer, or researcher, shaping the minds of future business leaders.
  • Consulting: Provide strategic insights and solutions to organizations as a management consultant, helping them navigate complex challenges.
  • Corporate Leadership: Take on executive roles in organizations, applying your expertise to lead and drive innovation.
  • Entrepreneurship: Start your own business venture, leveraging your research and insights to create successful ventures.
  • Public Policy: Influence business policies and regulations as a policy analyst or government advisor.


Admission Requirements:

The aspirants for the doctoral programme should have a relevant master’s degree or its equivalent from a higher education institution recognized by the National Council for Higher Education (NCHE). In addition, the aspirant is required to develop and present a “Research Concept Paper” on the intended research direction that will be reviewed by the Research Advisory Committee (RAC) of the university to establish its clarity, relevancy and suitability for the admission in respective doctoral programme.

We seek passionate and driven individuals with a strong academic background in business, management, or related fields. Admission to our PhD program is highly competitive, and applicants are evaluated based on their academic achievements, research potential, and commitment to the field.


Join Us Today:

Embark on a transformative journey in the world of business and management studies. Our PhD program is your opportunity to contribute to the advancement of knowledge in the field while preparing for a fulfilling career. Join a global community of scholars and make your mark in the dynamic world of business and management.

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